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Luís Marques appointed as the Chief Executive Officer for DB Schenker Brazil

[ July 2, 2021   //   ]

Luís Marques joins DB Schenker Brazil with full responsibilities for all P&L aspects in Brazil, including the management of 800 employees in 10 locations, 3 logistics centers and 15,000 sq. meters of distribution operations. Mr. Marques has developed his career in various positions at DB Schenker over the past 26 years, most recently as the Managing Director Portugal and Area Manager for Iberia West.

Mr. Marques is an accomplished executive and leader in directing complex operations, strategic planning, and corporate business development. He has extensive experience with global freight forwarding, and with 26-years of DB Schenker experience, has the connections and corporate understanding to get things done while maintaining a culture of excellence in customer satisfaction and operations.

Hessel Verhage, CEO for the Region Americas said, “I am delighted to announce the promotion and immediate start of Luís Marques as the Chief Executive Officer for DB Schenker Brazil. Being able to promote someone internally to such a pivotal position is a real honor for me. It reflects Luís’ dedication to the organization and the organizations dedication to career development. I have watched Luís and his accomplishments over the past two-years and I am most impressed in what he has achieved for our customers.”

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